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Stocks bounced back from their lows Friday, with the Dow squeezing out its fifth-consecutive weekly rally, as investors digested the latest batch of mixed earnings and ahead of a busy economic calendar next week.
There is a shift toward the West Coast this year at the top of the America's Top Colleges list compiled by Forbes magazine. What's unchanged is the hefty price.
Zynga said Thursday it will largely abandon its long-running efforts to build a real-money gaming business in the United States, prompting shares to drop.
Municipal bond investors are wringing their hands, worried that rising rates and Detroit's bankruptcy will undercut prices. Could muni owners lose their preferred status?
Wall Street overwhelmingly believes President Obama will and should pick Janet Yellen to be the next chairman of the Federal Reserve, according to a CNBC survey.
A top consumer group blasted insurance companies that use education and occupation to set rates for auto coverage, calling it "unfair and discriminatory."
In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS talks with Bob Pisani about today's market and his expectations for high-profile events in the week ahead.
The Washington Post's Wonkblog joins the noble campaign to legalize insider trading, arguing that it doesn't harm anyone and makes markets more efficient. It's time to roll back this policy mistake.
As Dunkin' Brands unveils plans for expansion, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said he isn't worried about competition from other big brands edging into coffee service.
Amazon.com quietly expanded its grocery delivery service from its backyard in Seattle to Los Angeles, in a move to test the produce delivery services in a less familiar area.
Dick Bove is one of the market's biggest advocates for bank stocks, but he is worried that investors may be getting too enthusiastic.
Cash set a record in the first quarter of 2013 on an absolute basis: $1.093 trillion in the S&P 500. It has set a record for 18 of the last 20 quarters.
Wall Street now has to contemplate life without SAC Capital Advisors, the hedge fund led by Steven A. Cohen that has been a prodigious, unruly force in the market.
Samsung has taken Apple's crown as the world's most profitable mobile handset vendor, according to new research, as analysts called on Apple to release a low-cost version of the iPhone to boost its global growth.
James Gandolfini, the late actor, appears to have made some key mistakes with his estate planning. Here's how to avoid the same minefields.
In the last two years the luxury car brand Porsche has doubled its sales to woman in the U.S., with the percentage of Porsche sales to females growing to 15 percent.
Detroit's bankruptcy is sending shivers through the more than $3.7 trillion municipal bond market, as investors worry it will change the way certain bondholders are dealt with.
Noted Fed watcher Jon Hilsenrath suggested that Fed officials could debate changes to "forward guidance" next week, a move that could cause volatility to return.
Anthony Weiner's New York mayoral campaign took a beating on Thursday as he lost his lead in a new poll and admitted to sending lewd online messages to up to three women since he resigned from Congress.
Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein warns that investors should always prepare for the most extreme risk scenario because it will happen.
Most car companies want to sell more cars. Ferrari wants to sell less. And so far, its strategy has been highly profitable.
From the age we begin working, many of us live a spendthrift lifestyle that can't be maintained after we retire.
The chief executive officer of virtual currency exchange First Meta Pte committed suicide in Singapore last month.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick spoke with the Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk about the progress in Ukraine and Russia.
Peter Weijmarshausen, Shapeways CEO, says his marketplace enables entrepreneurs to start businesses, as well as designers to collaborate directly with their clients on the products. He discusses what 3D printing makes possible.
Facebook hired Officer Mary Ferguson-Dixon of Menlo Park, California Police Department, as a full-time police officer. Ferguson-Dixon says she will have her hands full. Menlo Park Mayor Ray Mueller, provides insight on the need for this job.